Government of Alberta Travelers' Advisory:
Motorists will face a minor daytime detour on Thursday, September 14, 2017 on Highway 861 at the Battle River Railway crossing south of the Hamlet of Galahad as workers undertake rail repairs.
Battle River Railway requested 12 hours closure between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. to allow workers to repair the rail crossing situated south of the Hamlet of Galahad on Highway 861.
Signs and/or flag persons will be on site to direct traffic to the detour route and speeds will be reduced to 50 km/h. Motorists should use caution in the area. Fines for speeding are doubled in construction zones when workers are present.